Marshall leads Lady Indians to win over KIPP-Delta

Thursday, December 6, 2018
Makayla Marshall of Marked Tree shoots a jumper during the Lady Indians win over KIPP-Delta this past Friday. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Makayla Marshall scored 19 points in leading Marked Tree to a 50-39 win over the KIPP-Delta Lady Blue Hornets this past Friday in Marked Tree.

Taylor McCuiston put Marked Tree on the board first with a basket inside before KIPP-Delta scored the next seven points to take a 7-2 lead. Shira Hendrix drilled a three-pointer to make it 7-5, the Lady Blue Hornets hit a jumper in the lane as Hendrix canned another three-pointer making the score 9-8 KIPP-Delta with 4:18 left. KIPP-Delta scored inside, McCuiston hit one one of two free throws, the Lady Blue Hornets got inside for another basket before Marshall and Sydney Rotscheid scored back to back baskets to tie the game 13. KIPP-Delta added a basket with 12 seconds left to take a 15-13 lead after one.

Marshall scored back to back baskets to give Marked Tree a 17-15 lead as the Lady Blue Hornets answered with back to back baskets to retake the lead at 19-17. Marshall hit a jumper in the lane, KIPP-Delta scored off the break as Marshall hit one of two free throws making it 21-20 Lady Blue Hornets with 1:28 left. KIPP-Delta had back to back stick back baskets as Hendrix hit one of two free throws with 37 seconds left to make the score 25-21 Lady Blue Hornets at the half.

Full game story in December 6 PCDT!

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